Big Slick Stout | Ale Asylum

Big Slick StoutBig Slick Stout
BA SCORE
81.5%
Liked This Beer
3.99 w/ 216 ratings
Big Slick StoutBig Slick Stout
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Ale Asylum
Wisconsin, United States
aleasylum.com

Style: American Stout

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
This Oatmeal Stout has copious amounts of dark and sweet malt give our stout aromas of coffee and a rich mouthfeel with a dry finish.

Added by Golden2wenty1 on 06-23-2006

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#4,773
Reviews:
51
Ratings:
216
Liked:
176
Avg:
3.99/5
pDev:
9.27%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
19
Gots:
26
Trade:
1
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 216 |  Reviews: 51
Photo of mjpolzin
3.75/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TexasATM3
4.22/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of drdiesel9483
3.96/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Great dark black color with a frothy lasting tan head. Chocolate strong boozy smell. In between milk and dark chocolate with some toastyness to it. Medium light smooth body. Pretty good stout.

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Photo of Joshuafzylatra
4.48/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of warrendietrich2001
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mke_Brewer
3.64/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JeffSK
4.33/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of bigpoppa67
4.42/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of bubseymour
3.75/5  rDev -6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Ok stout but has an ashy finish. Not like roasty ashy but cigarette butt ashy.

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Photo of JamieDuncan
3.82/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Angerhaus
3.79/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tgates
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of scruffwhor
3.75/5  rDev -6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of rossracing
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of eldoctorador
3.5/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of kbwalters
3.71/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured cold into a spiegelau stout glass. Best by 4/10/15, consumed on 3/25. Probably a little old.
Look = 4.0 Pours deep brown into an opaque black with 2 fingers of brown head composed of big bubbles. Above average retention and lace.
Aroma = 3.5 I get a big whiff of milk chocolate on the pour but that fades; roasted barley comes out highlighted with a grainy oatmeal aroma. It seemingly develops an off smell.
Taste = 3.75 A grainy oatmeal backbone is highlighted by milk chocolate notes throughout the middle of the taste. A mild bitter finish is complemented with roasted barley and mild coffee notes.
Feel = 3.75 Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Smooth but not really creamy. Dry finish.
Drinkability = 4.25 Pretty drinkable stout.
Overall = 3.775 Eh, doesn’t really stand out anywhere here. It’s a decent oatmeal style dry stout but nothing more.

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Photo of TX-Badger
4.25/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Pours a dark brown almost black like oil with similar viscosity and nice khaki colored head. Roasted malt, coffee, chocolate, oats, and some light toffee on the nose; follows onto the palate. Full bodied stout here. Finishes with coffee and chocolate, slight roastiness as well.

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Photo of VaughanSchmidt
4.33/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Ssippisam
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Vonerichs
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of stortore
3.59/5  rDev -10%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of JeltMaaj
4.02/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of AlarmClock314
3.84/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz bottle, expiration date of 11/5/16. Pours nearly black with a medium sized khaki head. Smells of roasted malt, oats, and some char. The taste follows exactly; roasted malt, oats, and chart. Some mild bitterness. Weaker intensity smell and taste. Medium body and above average carbonation. Overall, it could use some more complexity/intensity, but it's a solid stout.

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Photo of BT_Bobandy
3.74/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of teamwiggum
4/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Big Slick Stout from Ale Asylum
Beer rating: 81.5% out of 100 with 216 ratings
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